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September 3, 2020 | Blog

What it looks like to disinfect East Providence schools during a global pandemic

2_0As school districts prepare to reopen, East Providence is putting to use a disinfecting tool it's had for years to keep surfaces clean: an electrostatic sprayer.

"You can spray it on a desk and not only does it hit the top of the desk, it wraps itself around," Director of Facilities and Security Anthony Feola said. "You can walk up and down and all the hard surfaces will be sprayed."